The Counseling Process and Counseling Procedures – 3 credit hours taught by Dr. Wayne A Vanderwier This course provides an overview of a comprehensive, biblical, methodological model for promoting God-glorifying change in people. It also details specific procedural aspects of the ministry skill of biblical counseling.
Dr. Wayne A Vanderwier will be teaching Biblical Counseling 2 to second year students of Elet Szava, Toalmas, Hungary
Dr. Wayne Vanderwier will be teaching Biblical Counseling 1 to first year bible institute students at Elet Szava in Toalmas, Hungary.
Interested? A potential OIC missionary should approximate this profile: Graduate-level theological and/or counseling education ACBC or IABC certification Significant positive ministry experience A compelling style of presentation (i.e. an interesting teacher!)
Common Issues Addressed in Counseling: taught by Dr. Shamus Drake This course will address a variety of the challenges faced by Christians. These may include but not be limited to the following: the nature of Christian life, anger, fear, depression, homosexuality, anxiety, eating disorders, incest, child abuse, counseling youth, crisis counseling, the role of women in counseling and issues unique to women, and legal issues in counseling. It will also explore the common counseling problems and situations faced by the pastor and detail some possible pitfalls especially faced in today’s social environment.
The Dynamics of Biblical Change: Taught by Jerry Benge This course describes various views of personal spiritual growth and offers a biblical view of progressive sanctification. The concept of motivation is explored from a biblical perspective. A biblical view of self and evangelical perspectives concerning the issue of forgiveness are explained.